Eleven years of experience in healthcare. Skilled in providing care for Medical Surgical, Critical Care patients, and recovery patients. My experience starts with Medical Surgical and caring for patients with disease processes that require hospitalization. Some techniques that I am experienced in include but are not limited to: IV insertion and IV medication administration including blood and blood products (TPN); Various IV pumps; dressing changes and pumps related to post op surgical care; IV push medication administration; care for isolation patients; care for immunocompromised patients; initiating and running code Blue and Code orange; administration of breathing treatments; titration of medication and calculating dosages; reconstituting medication; IM injections; SQ injection; Diabetes management; assisting MDs with central line placement and PICC line placement; Checking placement of gtubes and managing enteral feedings; care for pediatrics and starting IVs on pediatrics in foot and scalp, etc. My experience extends to ICU to care for critically ill patients and maintaining drips on those patients; trach care; ART line maintenance; pulling sheaths and pressure dressing placement; assessing patients; wedge pressures; Holter monitoring; s/p cardiac surgery patients; s/p surgical patients, etc. My experience extends to ER and the ability to triage patients and care for various patients. My experience extends to Recovery and managing post op residents.
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